Events & Workshops

Featuring Jo Shapcott

All Events featuring Jo Shapcott

Poetry Translation Centre Celebration Reading

Poetry Translation Centre Celebration Reading

One of the final events of Poetry Parnassus was a PTC Celebration Reading featuring Al-Saddiq Al-Raddi, David Shook, Jo Shapcott, Mimi Khalvati, Reza Mohammadi, Ribka Sibhatu and Clare Pollard.

The Clore Ballroom
Royal Festival Hall
Belvedere Road
London
SE1 8XX
Persian Poetry at the Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea

Persian Poetry at the Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea

A chance to hear the poetry of five Persian Poets read and translated by some of the UK’s leading poets at The Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea

The Dylan Thomas Centre
Somerset Place
Swansea
SA1 1RR
Persian Poets’ Tour Launch Party May Day 2012

Persian Poets’ Tour Launch Party May Day 2012

The fabulous launch party for our Persian Poets’ Tour took place at the October Gallery on a beautiful May evening.

The October Gallery
24 Old Gloucester Street
London
WC1N 3AL

Poets in the Community: Farzaneh Khojandi at SOAS

Farzaneh Khojandi gave a special reading at SOAS with an audience from the Iranian, Tajik and Afghan communities.

Khalili Lecture Theatre
School of Oriental and African Studies
Thornhaugh Street
London
WC1H 0XG
Workshop on Tajik Poetry: Farzaneh Khojandi, 11th June

Workshop on Tajik Poetry: Farzaneh Khojandi, 11th June

For the third in our series of workshops concerning our upcoming World Poets’ Tour, we were joined by Jo Shapcott and Narguess Farzad for a fascinating discussion about their translations of poems by Farzaneh Khojandi from Tajikistan.

RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts)
62-64 Gower Street
London
WC1E 6ED

Cost: Free

Please use the Gower Street entrance to get to the Council Room.